Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions

Blue Economy Summit 2022

Friday, March 18, 2022 to Saturday, March 19
Duke University and livestreamed
Blue Economy Summit 2022


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The first Blue Economy Summit at Duke University brings together diverse stakeholders from industry, government, non-profits, and academia to critically reflect on the challenges and opportunities of a sustainable ocean economy. We will be joined by an exciting slate of experts, including Tom Cunningham (Equinor Renewables), Ingrid Irigoyen (The Aspen Institute), Jill Lewandowski (BOEM), and keynote speakers Dr. Alex Dehgan (Conservation X Labs) and Alexandra Cousteau (Oceans 2050). Sponsors include the Gross Family Foundation, Equinor, Investable Oceans, The Ocean Foundation, Ocean Conservancy, Duke University Energy Initiative and the Nicholas Institute for Environmental Policy Solutions, NC Sea Grant, and the Duke MBA Energy Club.

The Summit will be held at the Washington Duke Inn on March 18 and Pratt Fitzpatrick Center on March 19, and livestreamed on the Oceans@Duke YouTube Channel.